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Barrens Chicken Bar-B-Que at A&H on February 14

A&H– It began 23 years ago, located in the middle of the woods near the Namekagon Barrens – an unlikely outdoor chicken bar-b-ue, complete with live music, dancing and great music.

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Wednesday 12/24/2014
Sleigh and Cutter Rally to be held January 10
Posted: December 24, 2014

The public is invited to attend the Northwoods Harness Club’s 29th annual Sleigh and Cutter Rally on Saturday, Jan. 10, at the Northern Great Lakes Visitor’s Center near Ashland.

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Saturday 10/25/2014
Thrills, chills and Halloween fun at Haunted School House in Shell Lake
Updated: October 25, 2014 - 9:42 pm

SHELL LAKE– A long corridor stretches out before you, a thick white fog pulsating and shifting with the air currents. Spider webs hang down, and sounds like you’ve never heard before – horrifying sounds of screaming and terror – can be heard in the distance. But there is no turning back. You must journey on into … The Haunted School House!

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Wednesday 09/24/2014
Award-winning astronomer will speak at Cumberland library
Updated: September 24, 2014 - 4:32 pm

The Thomas St. Angelo Library of Cumberland will present “Astronomy for Everyone” with Kevin Manning on Saturday, Oct. 4, at 11 a.m.

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'Long Live the Squeezebox XXVI" takes the stage October 3
Updated: September 24, 2014 - 7:56 am

HAUGEN, Wis. – Ceska Opera House will host “Long Live the Squeezebox XXVI," Fall Edition, on Friday, Oct. 3, at 7:30 p.m. The show is a traditional celebration of accordion and concertina music.

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Tuesday 09/23/2014
‘All Aboard!’ the Wisconsin Great Northern historic excursion train
Updated: September 25, 2014 - 11:01 am

The pioneer town of Spooner grew up out of the pines, born of the railroad industry as it carved a path across Northwestern Wisconsin in the late 1800s.

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Sunday 08/31/2014
Shell Lake offers parades and a good time
Updated: August 31, 2014 - 3:27 pm

SHELL LAKE– Few things scream Small Town America like an afternoon parade down Main Street, and in Shell Lake they serve up not one, but two parades during Town & Country Days.

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Posted: August 31, 2014

“If I Stay” is a pretty depressing teen romance about a young couple who love, lose, and one of them might die. It’s based on one of those “YA” (Young Adult) books that are so hot as film projects right now.

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Saturday 08/23/2014
MOVIE REVIEW 'Let's Be Cops'
Posted: August 23, 2014

This past Sunday, I was getting ready to slog my way through a one-and-a-half-star review of “The Expendables 3,” which I saw Friday night, when I decided to check the weekend box office results to make sure it was really the right film to review.

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